Punk rock, East L.A. and zine tradition collide in Adobe Punk- A Theatrical Zine with Tune, a brand new interdisciplinary degree display written by means of Lady In A Coma’s Nina Diaz and Theresa Chavez (Creative Director of About…Productions). Melding actual and fictional figures and concepts, the display options authentic songs reflecting existence within the 80’s, the place a gaggle of younger squatters based totally in Bell Gardens create a rebellious songbook reflecting their lives, hopes and goals. Adobe references how the characters’ tune evolves and grows in one in every of L.A.’s oldest neighborhoods and houses, and explores the seek for creative identity- it’s demanding situations and inspirations.
Evoking degree musical, rock display and function artwork, the natural structure guarantees one thing recent for each theater fanatics and are living tune fanatics, particularly after the pandemic hibernation maximum people were in. Diaz co-wrote the tune and plays along solid individuals together with Karis Brizendine, Isaac Castro, and Giselle Etessami. The collective in the back of the display additionally comprises Chavez’s son Gabriel Garza, tune director Sage Lewis, set fashion designer Dorothy Hoover and manufacturing supervisor Angela Sonner. Chavez directs.
Opening evening Sat., March 19; doorways 7:30 p.m., display at 8 p.m. At Plaza de l. a. Raza, 3540 N. Project Highway. Lincoln Heights.plazadelaraza.org. Tickets at eventbrite.com/e/